If you live in Oakland chances are you have visited the "taco truck by the Lake" some late evening after going to a local bar. You probably swear by this truck and love it … Read More.....
Purchase Photo Ahhh Lake Merritt, the lake of a thousand smells. I’ve heard a lot of rumors regarding Lake Merritt and it’s origins. So I decided to write this article about the history and facts of Lake Merritt. I hope this article helps spread some proper and informative information for all. Please share with fellow […]
Oakland Cannabis Clubs Harborside Health Center 10am-8pm 7 Days A Week 1840 Embarcadero Free Devilry! Purple Heart Patient Center Mon-Sat: 9am-8pm | Sun: 10am-6pm 415 4th St (510) 625-7877 Magnolia Wellness 10am-8pm 7 Days A Week 161 Adeline St (510) 628-2119 Oakland Organics Mon-Fri 10am-6:45pm | Sat-Sun 10am-5:45pm 705 Broadway (510) 444-9420 Blum Oakland Mon–Sat […]
Port of Oakland Cranes This is a picture I took of the Port of Oakland Cranes. It was taken from a Ferry on the Port of Oakland’s free harbor tour. As you have probably heard the ongoing urban legend that George Lucas got his idea for the Star Wars AT-AT Walkers from the Port of […]
Why is the Oakland Police Helicopter flying now? If you’re wondering why there are helicopters over Oakland right now here are 3 ways to find out. 1) Sign up to get text updates from the Oakland Police Department. I have instructions at the bottom of this article. 2) The Oakland Police Scanner app. If you […]
While writing this article I realized I am way more upset at BART than I knew so I’ll start there. As someone who rides BART every day Monday through Friday I must say I am getting very fed up with the system. BART is overpriced! For one, it’s way over priced. To go from 12th […]
21 Homicides so far in 2014 as of early March. This article is updated all the time so bookmark this page and get ready for 2014. Let’s hope the rate drops even more. I think the reason people are getting away with so much crime is because the Oakland Police Department doesn’t fly the police […]
Oakland is a great place to visit! We may not have the best tourism department at the City of Oakland so these guys took it upon themselves to spread the word! And of course a San Francisco Twilight Zone video.
I’ve decided to to start a running article where I will add random photos I have taken from around Oakland. These will all be graffiti paintings, murals and other Oakland ART mostly taken with my cellphone. 5th Ave Train Yard Graffiti Dimond Park Liemert Bridge graffiti Park Blvd bus stop graffiti I found this on […]
Oakland Stadium Facts: The Oakland Coliseum, built in 1966 is currently the 5th oldest MLB stadium and 4th oldest NFL Stadium. It houses both the Oakland A’s MLB baseball team and the Oakland Raiders NFL football team. It seats 63,000 in full attendance for the Raiders but only 34,000 for the A’s due to the […]
Bay Area to Yosemite, a day trip. What most locals don’t realize is that you can drive to Yosemite and back in a single day from the Bay Area. We are pretty lucky when you think about it. This means you can get the Yosemite Valley experience on a random Saturday or Sunday without camping. […]